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Press Release – Lick the Spoon 2017 Paisley Easter Egg Collection

Press Release – Corsham Wiltshire – immediate release

It’s fifty years since the famous Summer of love and artisan chocolatier Lick the Spoon have launched a Paisley inspired Easter Egg collection for 2017 to celebrate with designs that date to ancient Persia.

The collection features two large eggs The San Francisco and The Monterey. Each egg has a gossamer thin pastel layer complementing the flowing hand piped Paisley designs. Presented with Lick the Spoon’s 2017 Spring Chocolate Collection the large eggs are 800g including chocolates and are made from their Raisetrade House blend Madagascan chocolate. Each Egg will be signed by Master Chocolatier Diana Short. £85

Paisley Easter Egg - Monterey Paisley Easter Egg - San FranciscoThe two medium sized eggs in the range are named Indigo and Henna.

The Henna design is inspired by festivals and long summer days. I love simplicity and the beauty of the contrast in the Henna design – Diana Short Master Chocolatier


Paisley Henna Easter Egg Paisley Easter Egg - Indigo

The Indigo and Henna egg are presented in a rigid foil blocked box with a pull out drawer containing six chocolates from Lick the Spoon’s  Spring collection chocolates. Each egg will be individually numbered on the back and every design will be unique. £24-95


The 2017 collection sees the return of Lick the Spoon’s previous Best Selling Pixel egg named BBC Good Food Best Children’s Easter Egg 2014. For 2017 it’s presented with six soft salted caramels. The range is complemented by a Milk chocolate egg with Taste of the West 2016 Supreme Champion winning chocolates ‘The Bish’ and a Dark Chocolate Egg with Gold Award winning Clotted Cream Salted Caramels. £18-95

Milk Chocolate Pixel Egg with Salted Caramels Milk Chocolate Egg and the Bish Dark Chocolate Egg and Salted Caramels



For Children Lick the Spoon have brought back their best Selling Easter Chick and Spring Lamb, this year presented in Colourful Buffer boxes with a wrap telling the story of their Raisetrade Madagascan Chocolate.



Milk Chocolate Easter Chick with Mini Eggs Chocolate Spring Lamb

We hand pipe each of the faces, so every Chick or Lamb has a completely unique expression – explained Diana

Easter Chick and Spring Lamb £7-50

Lick the Spoon have launched two new limited edition Chocolate Collections for Spring and Easter. A 12 Chocolate Spring Chocolate Collection featuring filled mini eggs including Salted Caramel, Strawberry caramels and Coffee Bronde. £11-95. A  larger Easter Chocolate box that features 37 chocolates including fresh ganaches and praline mini eggs. £35

Spring Chocolates Collection Easter Chocolates Box


We’re really pleased with our 2017 Collection and we hope you like it too! – Diana Short


About Lick the Spoon

Lick the Spoon are a Wiltshire based artisan Chocolatier. The company is family run by husband and wife team Diana and Matthew Short. They are multi award winning and in 2016 were named overall Supreme Champion at the Taste of the West awards, the first time a chocolatier and a Wiltshire producer has won this accolade.

Lick the Spoon Easter collection can be purchased direct from them at or from stockists around the UK. Lick the Spoon supply wholesale to shops directly or from they distributor The Cress Company.

Lick the Spoon, Unit 2 Masons Wharf, Potley Lane, Corsham, SN13 9FY

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